Mecosta County, Michigan Basics:

Mecosta County Michigan - Government Site

Population: 43,229
Area: 555 square miles
County seat: Big Rapids
Area code(s) in use: 989 231
Time zone: EST
High school graduate or higher: 89.4%
Bachelor's degree or higher: 21.5%
Median household income: $38,332
Persons in poverty: 22.9%
Home ownership rate: 72.6%
Mean travel time to work: 23.0 minutes

Adjacent counties:
Clare  Isabella  Lake  Montcalm  Newaygo  Osceola  

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Map of the Mecosta County area

Our detail map of Mecosta County shows the Mecosta County, Michigan boundary lines and other interesting items.

Places in Mecosta County, Michigan

  Airports     show all on map

Cain Field Airport, Canadian Lakes Airport, Capen Airport, Mecosta County General Hospital Heliport, Mecosta Morton Airport, Roben-Hood Airport

  Buildings     show all on map

Barryton Area Museum, Barryton Police Department, Barryton Public Library, Big Rapids Department of Public Safety Fire Station, Big Rapids Library, Big Rapids Police Department, Big Rapids Township Fire Department, Chippewa - Martiny Fire Department, Chippewa Township Hall, Colfax Township Fire Department, Ferris State University Department of Public Safety, Fork Township - Barryton Community Fire Department, Fork Township Rescue, Mecosta - Austin Fire Department, Mecosta County Building, Mecosta County Emergency Medical Services, Mecosta County Historical Museum, Mecosta County Sheriff's Office, Morley Area Fire Department, Morley Police Department, Morton Township Fire and Rescue Canadian Lakes Station, Morton Township Fire and Rescue Mecosta Station, Morton Township Library, Sheridan Township Hall, Wheatland Township Fire Department, Wheatland Township Library

  Cemeteries     show all on map

Aetna Cemetery, Altona Cemetery, Boyd Cemetery, Brown Cemetery, Chippewa Lake Cemetery, Chippewa Township Cemetery, Church Cemetery, Crapo Cemetery, Decker Cemetery, Dye Cemetery, Eaton Cemetery, Fairview Cemetery, Flake Cemetery, Fork Cemetery, Grant Center Number One Cemetery, Grant Center Number Two Cemetery, Higbee Cemetery, Highland View Cemetery, Hinton Cemetery, Holt Cemetery, Indian Cemetery, Kirschner Farm Cemetery, Ladner Cemetery, Martiny Cemetery, Morgan Cemetery, Morton Cemetery, Mount Camp Cemetery, Mount Hope Cemetery, Norman-Cummings Cemetery, Olin Cemetery, Parkhill Cemetery, Pine Cemetery, Pine River Cemetery, Pioneer Cemetery, Quigley Cemetery, Roberts Cemetery, Rodney Cemetery, Rustford Cemetery, Saint Anne's Cemetery, Saint Apollonia Cemetery, Saint Michael Cemetery, Saint Peters Cemetery, South Grant Cemetery, Sparks Cemetery, Stanwood Cemetery, Strong Cemetery, Van Gilder Cemetery, Wamboldt Cemetery, West Aetna Cemetery, West Cemetery

  Census     show all on map

Canadian Lakes Census Designated Place

  Churches     show all on map

Austin Church, Barryton Church, Barryton Church of God, Big Rapids Assembly of God Church, Big Rapids Church of Christ, Big Rapids Free Methodist Church, Big Rapids Parish, Brockway Church, Central Valley Community Church, Charity Baptist Church, Chippewa Hills Assembly of God Church, Chippewa Hills Baptist Church, Chippewa Lake Community Church, Church of Christ, Church of Christ of Big Rapids, Church of Jesus Christ of Latter Day Saints, Church of the Nazarene, Cross Church, Deerfield Church, Evangelical Wesleyan Church, Fellowship Christian Reformed Church, First Baptist Church, First Baptist Church, First United Methodist Church, Fork Church, Good Shepherd Lutheran Church, Grant Center Church, Hillside Baptist Church, Hinton Church, Immanuel Lutheran Church, Jehovah's Witnesses, Jehovah's Witnesses Church, Luther Chapel, Marne United Methodist Church, New Hope United Methodist Church, Northland United Methodist Church, Paris United Methodist Church, Pine Grove Church, Pleasant View Church, Redeemer Lutheran Church, Remus Church of God, Reorganized Church of Jesus Christ, Resurrection Life Church, Rogers Heights Christian Church, Saint Andrew's Episcopal Church, Saint Ann Church, Saint Mary's Catholic Church, Saint Michael Church, Saint Paul Catholic Campus Parish, Saint Paul's Lutheran Church, Saint Peter's Lutheran Church, Saint Thomas Lutheran Church, Seventh-Day Adventist Church, Shepherd Church, Sheridan Church, Stanwood Free Methodist Church, State Street Church of God, Sylvester Community Church, Third Avenue United Methodist Church, United Church of Big Rapids, United Methodist Church, West Grant Church

  Crossings     show all on map

Interchange 125, Interchange 131, Interchange 139, Interchange 142

  Dams     show all on map

Rogers Dam, Rustford Dam, Winchester Dam

  Hospitals     show all on map

Eastside Family Medical Clinic, Mecosta County Medical Center

  Lakes     show all on map

Alma Lake, Anderson Lake, Ashegun Lake, Bass Lake, Beaver Lake, Bergess Lake, Bevens Lake, Big Evans Lake, Big John Brown Lake, Black Lakes, Blanchard Lake, Blodgett Lake, Blue Lake, Bluegill Lake, Boom Lake, Brady Lake, Brockway Lake, Browns Lake, Browns Lake, Bullhead Lake, Bullhead Lake, Burden Lake, Camper Lake, Canadian Lakes, Carney Lake, Chippewa Lake, Clear Lake, Clear Lake, Colby Lake, Cook Lake, Cranberry Lake, Diamond Lake, Dogfish Lake, Doyle Lake, Dukes Lake, Dye Lake, East Canadian Lake, Elm Lake, Emerald Lake, Fourth Lake, Gooseneck Pond, Gorrel Lake, Granger Lake, Grassy Lake, Halfmoon Lake, Hannah Lake, Harris Lake, Hartman Lake, Haymarsh Lakes, Hills Lake, Hillsview Lake, Hodges Lake, Horsehead Lake, House Lake, Hunt Lake, Hyrnes Lake, Indian Lake, Jacks Lake, Jehnsen Lake, Lake Laura, Lake Mecosta, Lake of the Clouds, Lake Six, Lake Twentyeight, Langworth Lake, Lassen Lake, Lifter Lake, Little Bergess Lake, Little Blodgett Lake, Little Youngs Lake, Long Lake, Lost Canyon Lake, Lost Lake, Lost Lake, Lower Evans Lake, Manake Lake, Markel Lake, Meeker Lake, Merrill Lake, Moiles Lake, Morley Pond, Mud Lake, Mud Lake, Mud Lake, Nehmer Lake, Nelson Lake, Nijode Lakes, Perch Lake, Pickerel Lake, Pine Lake, Pine Lake, Pogy Lake, Pretty Lake, Randall Lake, Ranger Lake, Rose Lake, Round Lake, Round Lake, Saddlebag Lake, Schoner Lake, School Section Lake, Six Lakes, Spring Lake, Spring Lakes, Stony Lake, Strong Lake, Third Lake, Thompson Lake, Thompson Lake, Town Line Lake, Townline Lake, Tubbs Lake, Upper Evans Lake, Van Alstin Lake, West Canadian Lake, Wilson Lake, Youngs Lake

  Locales     show all on map

Barryton Station (historical), Big Rapids Rest Area, Big Rapids Station (historical), Blue Gill Lake Campground, Borland Station (historical), Byers Station (historical), Canadian Lakes Country Club, Chippewa Lake Station (historical), Crapo Station (historical), Falcon Head Golf Club, Horesehead Lake Marina, Katke Golf Course, Meceola Country Club, Mecosta Pines RV Park, Mecosta Station (historical), Millbrook Station (historical), Morley Station (historical), Paris Station (historical), Remus Station (historical), Rodney Station (historical), Saint Ives Golf Club, Stanwood Station (historical), Tubbs Lake State Forest Campground, Tullymore Golf Course, Wesleyan Holiness Campground

  Oilfields     show all on map

Austin Gas Storage Field

  Parks     show all on map

Altona Riverside Park, Barryton Historical Marker, Brower Park, Centennial Park, Davis Park Bridge, Fairman Community Pool, Ferris Institute Historical Marker (historical), Ferris State College Historical Marker, First United Methodist Church Historical Marker, Frank Barry Historical Marker, Fred Meijer White Pine Trail State Park, Hanchett Park, Haymarsh Lake State Game Area, Haymarsh Lake State Game Area-Paris Unit, Hemlock Park, Holland Park, Industrial Park Ballfield, Library Park, Linden Street Park, Martiny Lake State Game Area, Merrill Lake County Park, Mineral Well Historical Marker, Mitchell Creek Park, Negro Settlers Historical Marker, Northend Riverside Park, Old Mecosta County Jail Historical Marker, Old Mecosta County Jail Historical Marker, Osceola Pavillion, Paris Fish Hatchery Historical Marker, Paris Park, Pocket Park, River Street Park, Saint Andrew's Episcopal Church Historical Marker, School Section Lake Park, Supervisors Park, Swede Hill Park, Vogel Field, Wheatland Church of Christ Historical Marker

  Populated Places     show all on map

Altona, Barryton, Big Rapids, Big Rapids Mobile Home Court, Borland, Canadian Lakes, Chippewa Hills Trailer Court, Chippewa Lake, Chippewa Vista, Circle Drive Mobile Home Park, College Park Mobile Village, Country Mobile Home Park, Forest Hills Mobile Home Park, Grant Center, Halls Corner, Havenview Mobile Home Court, Higbee Corner, Holiday Terrace Mobile Home Park, Hunters Creek Estates Mobile Home Park, Mecosta, Millbrook, Morley, Paris, Pogy, Remus, Rodney, Rustford, Stanwood, Sylvester, Titus

  Post Offices     show all on map

Altona Post Office (historical), Barry Post Office (historical), Barryton Post Office, Big Rapids Post Office, Borland Post Office (historical), Byers Post Office (historical), Chippewa Lake Post Office, Crapo Post Office (historical), Deciple Post Office (historical), Emerald Post Office (historical), Fork Post Office (historical), Grove Post Office (historical), Higbee Post Office (historical), Hill Post Office (historical), Hinton Post Office (historical), Marshfield Post Office (historical), Martiney Post Office (historical), Mecosta Post Office, Millbrook Post Office, Morley Post Office, Newton Post Office (historical), Paris Post Office, Pioneer Post Office (historical), Pogy Post Office (historical), Remus Post Office, Rienza Post Office (historical), Rodney Post Office, Rustford Post Office (historical), Sandy Post Office (historical), Satterlee's Mills Post Office (historical), Stanwood Post Office, Stimson Post Office (historical), Sylvester Post Office (historical), Titus Post Office (historical), Weaver Post Office (historical), West Millbrook Post Office (historical)

  Reservoirs     show all on map

Martiny Lake, Rogers Dam Pond

  Schools     show all on map

Barryton Elementary School, Big Rapids High School, Big Rapids Middle School, Booth School, Brockway Christian Academy, Brookside Elementary School, Brookside School, Chippewa Hills High School, Chippewa Hills Intermediate School, Cobb School, Community Christian School, Crossroads Charter Academy, Donley School, Eastwood Elementary School, Ely School, Ferris State University, Fouts School, Green School, Green School, Hillcrest Elementary School, Hillcrest School, Lincoln School, Maynard School, Mecosta Elementary School, Mecosta/Osceola Intermediate School District-Campus, Morley Elementary School, Morley Stanwood High School, Morley Stanwood Middle School, New Directions High School, Pleasant View School, Remus Elementary School, Riverview Elementary School, Saint Mary's Catholic School, Saint Michael School, Saint Peter's Lutheran School, Stanwood Elementary School, Vangilder School, Walton Erickson Public Library

  Streams     show all on map

Bamber Creek, Benjamin Creek, Bennett Creek, Big Creek, Blodgett Creek, Brown Creek, Brown Creek, Buckhorn Creek, Butts Creek, Byers Creek, Cedar Creek, Chippewa Creek, Cold Spring Creek, Cole Creek, Dalziel Creek, Decker Creek, Dye Creek, East Branch Little Muskegon River, East Schrader Creek, Ford Creek, Gilbert Creek, Haymarsh Creek, Helmer Creek, Higginson Creek, Hodgers Creek, Jewel Creek, Ladner Creek, Laverne Creek, Little Bear Creek, Macks Creek, Macks Creek, Miller Creek, Mitchell Creek, North Branch Chippewa River, Palmer Creek, Paris Creek, Pogy Creek, Quigley Creek, Rattail Creek, Rosy Run, Roundy Branch, Ryan Creek, Sandberg Creek, Sanders Creek, Shinglebolt Creek, Sylvester Creek, Tanner Creek, West Branch Chippewa River, West Branch Little Muskegon River, Winters Creek

  Swamps     show all on map

Featherbed Marsh, Hughes Swamp

  Towers     show all on map

Mecosta Lookout Tower, WBRN-AM (Big Rapids), WBRN-FM (Big Rapids), WWTG-AM (Stanwood),

Mecosta County, Michigan Population By Race (2012 estimate)

WhiteMecosta County White population 40,41940,419  
BlackMecosta County Black population 1,2541,253
MixedMecosta County Mixed population 908907
AsianMecosta County Asian population 346345
American IndianMecosta County American Indian population 303302
Hawaiian & Pacific IslanderMecosta County Hawaiian & Pacific Islander population 00

Additional population tables :
State population table
Michigan population by county